The October-November 2013 issue of The Pitsco Network should be in your mailbox soon! For a sneak peek, visit to get exciting STEM news and stories, including:

• The cheese is moving, and it’s headed your way! Dave the Science Guy explains how Pitsco incorporates the Next Generation Science Standards into our project-based curriculum.
• The STEM Virtual Academy in Memphis, TN, addresses the engineering shortage: This STEM program, conducted after school and on Saturdays, serves 150+ students from 25 different high schools in the Shelby County School District, giving students a leg up on critical engineering concepts and courses.
• SySTEM Alert! This engaging pullout section continues to bring middle schoolers STEM-related stories and activities such as the DIY magnet motor in this issue. Download a printable PDF at

All these stories and more are on their way. To view current and past issues of The Pitsco Network, go to

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